Zāwiyat Umm ar Rakham
in Matruh Governorate, Egypt
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 31.397 and 27.043 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 31° 23' 47" and E 27° 2' 34"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pound - EGP
- Spoken languages:
- Arabic, English, French
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 12:45 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Cairo
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:07 am and 5:40 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -23.400 and -149.500 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Egypt.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Egypt. Last Update: 2022-01-25 08:34:02
Delve into Zāwiyat Umm ar Rakham
Zāwiyat Umm ar Rakham in Matruh Governorate is a city located in Egypt about 266 mi (or 429 km) west of Cairo, the country's capital town.
Current time in Zāwiyat Umm ar Rakham is now 12:45 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 3 airports closer to Zāwiyat Umm ar Rakham. The closest airport in Egypt is Mersa Matruh Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Marsa Matruh, Alexandria, Tobruk, Beheira and Damanhur. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 54 °F
|Morning Temperature||10°C / 49 °F|
|Evening Temperature||12°C / 53 °F|
|Night Temperature||10°C / 49 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||1%|
|Air Pressure||1020 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 15% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Wednesday, 26th of January 2022
11°C (51 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Moderate rain, strong breeze, broken clouds.
Thursday, 27th of January 2022
12°C (53 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 28th of January 2022
13°C (56 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Zawiyet Umm el-Rakham
Zawiyet Umm el-Rakham (literally "the resthouse of the mother of vultures") is located on the North coast of Egypt 20 km to the west of Marsa Matruh, and about 300 km to the west of Alexandria During the reign of Ramesses II, it was the location of a fortress which marked the western extent of direct Egyptian influence.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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